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The Dengue Fever


									The Dengue Fever
Dengue fever is transmitted through mosquito bites aegepty aides, which infected the prospective patient with the four viruses. After the virus into the blood, then it will produce such a substance that can weaken the immune system or immune system of the patient. If it so, levels of platelets (red blood cells) and hemoglobin dratis will decrease and potentially cause death. A. The scope of the spread: Regional tropical and sub-tropical Caribbean Islands, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cuba, and Central America. The case of dengue fever is usually transmitted by the tourists who returned from tours in Tahiti, South Pacific Islands, Western India, Southeast Asia, India and the Middle East. B. Infectious period: 3-14 days after being bitten by mosquitoes aides aegepty Dengue is not looking at gender and age. All people potentially infected with dengue fever if his condition does not fit when bitten by mosquitoes aegepty aides. C. The signs of people infected with dengue fever: 1. Great headache 2. Pening around the eyes 3. Pain and soreness in the surrounding muscles and joints 4. The desire to vomit a frekuentatif. For most people with dengue fever, no symptoms of heat more than usual. However, at a fraction of dengue fever patients (especially in children under 5 years) may be more severe. After a heat attack for several days, the child became weak and even delirium. Some people lose consciousness. This condition is called Dengue Shock. This shock shock resembles cholera. But in dengue fever patients did not experience diarrhea. Children with dengue fever should be treated in hospital with intravenous fluids, while the provision of oral rehydration fluids (which is done as early action) can save the soul of the child and should be started immediately after suspicion of dengue fever will. In addition, children should drink as much as possible while he was transported to the hospital. E. Actions that must be done:

1. Give fluids to Overcome Shock * Dengue fever is usually accompanied by bleeding around the gums, rectum, stomach, or arising in part rashes on the skin underneath. If not immediately treated, the bleeding will be intensified. Transufi only blood that can save the patient. * Avoid the use of aspirin / acetylsalicylat acid. These drugs cause the blood clotting process to become abnormal. * Avoid the use of paracetamol to reduce the heat of the patient. The safest way is to use ordinary water and fanned throughout the body. * Give lots of fluids to overcome the shock and bleeding. * Immediately take the patient to the nearest hospital 2. Place Berkembangbiaknya eradicate mosquitoes * Use mosquito nets and mosquito coils while sleeping. This is intended to prevent mosquitoes can bite and transmit the dengue virus. * Try not too dependent on the spraying to eradicate mosquitoes nest. Discipline yourself to keep the environment clean. * Burying the things that can hold water and become the development of dengue fever germs. F. Alternative treatment for patients with Dengue Fever: * Drinking red guava juice * Juice mixed with honey dates are believed to be able to raise the level of platelets in the blood of the patient * Various treatment with a mixture of natural materials

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